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When it comes to hobbies and favourite sports, swimmers have hit the jackpot. You allow your body a full… Read more

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The findings of a four-year project led by the Griffith Institute for Educational Research at Brisbane's… Read more

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We're surrounded by water, yet drowning remains one of the leading causes of preventable death in… Read more

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Water safety, first aid and dealing with bullying are the key features of the draft Australian Curriculum for… Read more

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A significant rise in the number of young people drowning in Australia has led to a call for… Read more

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Some 284 people drowned in Australian waters, waterways, pools and bathtubs in 2011/12, according to Royal Life Saving's… Read more

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With the holiday season now upon us, senior police and lifesavers are encouraging parents and children to be… Read more